What is SS3svc32.exe?

SS3svc32.exe is developed by ASUSTeK COMPUTER INC. according to the SS3svc32.exe version information.

SS3svc32.exe's description is "Sonic Suite 3"

SS3svc32.exe is usually located in the 'C:\Program Files\ASUSTeKcomputer.Inc\Sonic Suite 3\Foundation\' folder.

Some of the anti-virus scanners at VirusTotal detected SS3svc32.exe.

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Vendor and version information [?]

The following is the available information on SS3svc32.exe:

PropertyValue
Company nameASUSTeK COMPUTER INC.
File descriptionSonic Suite 3
Internal nameProductSvc.exe
Original filenameProductSvc.exe
Product version3.6.12.44173
File version3.6.12.44173

Here's a screenshot of the file properties when displayed by Windows Explorer:

Company nameASUSTeK COMPUTER INC.
File descriptionSonic Suite 3
Internal nameProductSvc.exe
Original filenameProductSvc.exe
Product version3.6.12.44173
File version3.6.12.44173

Digital signatures [?]

SS3svc32.exe is not signed.

VirusTotal report

1 of the 68 anti-virus programs at VirusTotal detected the SS3svc32.exe file. That's a 1% detection rate.

ScannerDetection Name
VBA32 BScope.Trojan.Downloader
1 of the 68 anti-virus programs detected the SS3svc32.exe file.

Sandbox Report

The following information was gathered by executing the file inside Cuckoo Sandbox.

Summary

Successfully executed process in sandbox.

Summary

{
    "dll_loaded": [
        "kernel32",
        "api-ms-win-core-fibers-l1-1-1",
        "CheckAPODaemon.dll",
        "Kernel32.dll",
        "XmlLite.dll",
        "SspiCli.dll",
        "rpcrt4.dll",
        "api-ms-win-core-synch-l1-2-0"
    ],
    "file_opened": [
        "C:\\Windows\\SysWOW64\\en-US\\KERNELBASE.dll.mui"
    ],
    "regkey_opened": [
        "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\\Software\\Nahimic\\NahimicV3",
        "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\\Software\\Microsoft\\Rpc",
        "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\\Software\\Policies\\Microsoft\\Windows NT\\Rpc"
    ],
    "mutex": [
        "Local\\dd7c98a3f73f02002a76bf742e0ad1aca1b4f838151c0024642cec3fc02611block",
        "Local\\dd7c98a3f73f02002a76bf742e0ad1aca1b4f838151c0024642cec3fc02611bflock"
    ],
    "guid": [
        "{2faba4c7-4da9-4013-9697-20cc3fd40f85}",
        "{0f87369f-a4e5-4cfc-bd3e-73e6154572dd}"
    ],
    "regkey_read": [
        "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\\SOFTWARE\\Microsoft\\Rpc\\MaxRpcSize",
        "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\\SYSTEM\\Setup\\SystemSetupInProgress",
        "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\\SOFTWARE\\Microsoft\\Windows NT\\CurrentVersion\\GRE_Initialize\\DisableMetaFiles",
        "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\\SOFTWARE\\Microsoft\\SQMClient\\Windows\\CEIPEnable",
        "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\\SYSTEM\\Setup\\OOBEInProgress",
        "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\\SYSTEM\\ControlSet001\\Control\\ComputerName\\ActiveComputerName\\ComputerName"
    ]
}

Generic

[
    {
        "process_path": "C:\\Users\\cuck\\AppData\\Local\\Temp\\dd7c98a3f73f02002a76bf742e0ad1aca1b4f838151c0024642cec3fc02611bf.bin",
        "process_name": "dd7c98a3f73f02002a76bf742e0ad1aca1b4f838151c0024642cec3fc02611bf.bin",
        "pid": 2420,
        "summary": {
            "dll_loaded": [
                "kernel32",
                "api-ms-win-core-fibers-l1-1-1",
                "CheckAPODaemon.dll",
                "Kernel32.dll",
                "XmlLite.dll",
                "SspiCli.dll",
                "rpcrt4.dll",
                "api-ms-win-core-synch-l1-2-0"
            ],
            "file_opened": [
                "C:\\Windows\\SysWOW64\\en-US\\KERNELBASE.dll.mui"
            ],
            "regkey_opened": [
                "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\\Software\\Nahimic\\NahimicV3",
                "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\\Software\\Microsoft\\Rpc",
                "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\\Software\\Policies\\Microsoft\\Windows NT\\Rpc"
            ],
            "mutex": [
                "Local\\dd7c98a3f73f02002a76bf742e0ad1aca1b4f838151c0024642cec3fc02611block",
                "Local\\dd7c98a3f73f02002a76bf742e0ad1aca1b4f838151c0024642cec3fc02611bflock"
            ],
            "guid": [
                "{2faba4c7-4da9-4013-9697-20cc3fd40f85}",
                "{0f87369f-a4e5-4cfc-bd3e-73e6154572dd}"
            ],
            "regkey_read": [
                "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\\SOFTWARE\\Microsoft\\Rpc\\MaxRpcSize",
                "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\\SYSTEM\\Setup\\SystemSetupInProgress",
                "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\\SOFTWARE\\Microsoft\\Windows NT\\CurrentVersion\\GRE_Initialize\\DisableMetaFiles",
                "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\\SOFTWARE\\Microsoft\\SQMClient\\Windows\\CEIPEnable",
                "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\\SYSTEM\\Setup\\OOBEInProgress",
                "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\\SYSTEM\\ControlSet001\\Control\\ComputerName\\ActiveComputerName\\ComputerName"
            ]
        },
        "first_seen": 1570827187.8125,
        "ppid": 1268
    },
    {
        "process_path": "C:\\Windows\\System32\\lsass.exe",
        "process_name": "lsass.exe",
        "pid": 476,
        "summary": {},
        "first_seen": 1570827187.5156,
        "ppid": 376
    }
]

Signatures

[
    {
        "markcount": 2,
        "families": [],
        "description": "Queries for the computername",
        "severity": 1,
        "marks": [
            {
                "call": {
                    "category": "misc",
                    "status": 1,
                    "stacktrace": [],
                    "api": "GetComputerNameW",
                    "return_value": 1,
                    "arguments": {
                        "computer_name": "CUCKPC"
                    },
                    "time": 1570827187.9215,
                    "tid": 2460,
                    "flags": {}
                },
                "pid": 2420,
                "type": "call",
                "cid": 115
            },
            {
                "call": {
                    "category": "misc",
                    "status": 1,
                    "stacktrace": [],
                    "api": "GetComputerNameW",
                    "return_value": 1,
                    "arguments": {
                        "computer_name": "CUCKPC"
                    },
                    "time": 1570827187.9215,
                    "tid": 2460,
                    "flags": {}
                },
                "pid": 2420,
                "type": "call",
                "cid": 131
            }
        ],
        "references": [],
        "name": "antivm_queries_computername"
    },
    {
        "markcount": 1,
        "families": [],
        "description": "Checks if process is being debugged by a debugger",
        "severity": 1,
        "marks": [
            {
                "call": {
                    "category": "system",
                    "status": 0,
                    "stacktrace": [],
                    "last_error": 0,
                    "nt_status": -1073741772,
                    "api": "IsDebuggerPresent",
                    "return_value": 0,
                    "arguments": {},
                    "time": 1570827187.9065,
                    "tid": 2460,
                    "flags": {}
                },
                "pid": 2420,
                "type": "call",
                "cid": 90
            }
        ],
        "references": [],
        "name": "checks_debugger"
    },
    {
        "markcount": 1,
        "families": [],
        "description": "This executable has a PDB path",
        "severity": 1,
        "marks": [
            {
                "category": "pdb_path",
                "ioc": "C:\\BuildAgent\\work\\b27a453dc5cc74de\\ProductFoundation\\Out\\Release\\Win32\\SS3svc32.pdb",
                "type": "ioc",
                "description": null
            }
        ],
        "references": [],
        "name": "has_pdb"
    },
    {
        "markcount": 1,
        "families": [],
        "description": "Checks amount of memory in system, this can be used to detect virtual machines that have a low amount of memory available",
        "severity": 1,
        "marks": [
            {
                "call": {
                    "category": "system",
                    "status": 1,
                    "stacktrace": [],
                    "api": "GlobalMemoryStatusEx",
                    "return_value": 1,
                    "arguments": {},
                    "time": 1570827187.8905,
                    "tid": 2460,
                    "flags": {}
                },
                "pid": 2420,
                "type": "call",
                "cid": 75
            }
        ],
        "references": [],
        "name": "antivm_memory_available"
    },
    {
        "markcount": 1,
        "families": [],
        "description": "The executable contains unknown PE section names indicative of a packer (could be a false positive)",
        "severity": 1,
        "marks": [
            {
                "category": "section",
                "ioc": ".gfids",
                "type": "ioc",
                "description": null
            }
        ],
        "references": [],
        "name": "pe_features"
    }
]

Yara

The Yara rules did not detect anything in the file.

Network

{
    "tls": [],
    "udp": [
        {
            "src": "192.168.56.101",
            "dst": "192.168.56.255",
            "offset": 546,
            "time": 3.0785050392151,
            "dport": 137,
            "sport": 137
        },
        {
            "src": "192.168.56.101",
            "dst": "224.0.0.252",
            "offset": 3130,
            "time": 3.0311410427094,
            "dport": 5355,
            "sport": 51001
        },
        {
            "src": "192.168.56.101",
            "dst": "224.0.0.252",
            "offset": 3458,
            "time": 1.0190138816833,
            "dport": 5355,
            "sport": 53595
        },
        {
            "src": "192.168.56.101",
            "dst": "224.0.0.252",
            "offset": 3786,
            "time": 3.0473248958588,
            "dport": 5355,
            "sport": 53848
        },
        {
            "src": "192.168.56.101",
            "dst": "224.0.0.252",
            "offset": 4114,
            "time": 1.6469209194183,
            "dport": 5355,
            "sport": 54255
        },
        {
            "src": "192.168.56.101",
            "dst": "224.0.0.252",
            "offset": 4442,
            "time": -0.10259413719177,
            "dport": 5355,
            "sport": 55314
        },
        {
            "src": "192.168.56.101",
            "dst": "239.255.255.250",
            "offset": 4770,
            "time": 1.5797879695892,
            "dport": 1900,
            "sport": 1900
        },
        {
            "src": "192.168.56.101",
            "dst": "239.255.255.250",
            "offset": 11240,
            "time": 1.047691822052,
            "dport": 3702,
            "sport": 49152
        },
        {
            "src": "192.168.56.101",
            "dst": "239.255.255.250",
            "offset": 15432,
            "time": 3.124951839447,
            "dport": 1900,
            "sport": 53598
        }
    ],
    "dns_servers": [],
    "http": [],
    "icmp": [],
    "smtp": [],
    "tcp": [],
    "smtp_ex": [],
    "mitm": [],
    "hosts": [],
    "pcap_sha256": "737e2e186c197fb9f3ff9c8e94bd0d3aa9db26b0af9f6e08fb957293ade76406",
    "dns": [],
    "http_ex": [],
    "domains": [],
    "dead_hosts": [],
    "sorted_pcap_sha256": "44f76028fa21e821db677bdc1f321a2b530361c126c7393fad829c8b1a5a69e0",
    "irc": [],
    "https_ex": []
}

Screenshots

Screenshot from the sandbox

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SS3svc32.exe (296 votes)

Hashes [?]

PropertyValue
MD540d3de29c167388896bd5383e3b0fb8d
SHA256dd7c98a3f73f02002a76bf742e0ad1aca1b4f838151c0024642cec3fc02611bf

Error Messages

These are some of the error messages that can appear related to ss3svc32.exe:

ss3svc32.exe has encountered a problem and needs to close. We are sorry for the inconvenience.

ss3svc32.exe - Application Error. The instruction at "0xXXXXXXXX" referenced memory at "0xXXXXXXXX". The memory could not be "read/written". Click on OK to terminate the program.

Sonic Suite 3 has stopped working.

End Program - ss3svc32.exe. This program is not responding.

ss3svc32.exe is not a valid Win32 application.

ss3svc32.exe - Application Error. The application failed to initialize properly (0xXXXXXXXX). Click OK to terminate the application.

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